Anita Chapman

About me

Social Media Manager for the Historical Novel Society. I’m seeking agent representation for my novel, ‘The Journal’: women’s commercial fiction with WW2 journal excerpts set in Siena, Italy. Currently working on a novel set in eighteenth century and present day, ‘The Painting’. I’m a member of the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s New Writers’ Scheme.

From my website

How do you Prepare for a Writing Retreat?

Sheffield Park and GardenThis half-term has been filled with family walks; and making soup, biscuits and crumble. Plus I've ploughed my way through most of a hard-going, but informative eighteenth century journal and worked on my novel during spare moments. Next week it will be back to the school run,…

Lisa Eveleigh on What Agents Look For

TweetMy guest today is literary agent, Lisa Eveleigh from Richford Becklow Literary Agency, who kindly accepted my invitation to write a post for this blog. I first met Lisa at The Romantic Novelists' Association's Conference in July 2014, and we saw each other again at The Historical Novel Society Conference,…

A Grand Tour, a Deadline, and a Course

This summer I went to Italy, by car with my family. My dad used to drive our family to Tuscany every year, and it was lovely to go on a similar holiday with my husband and children. My current work in progress includes a journey to Italy, by chaise when…

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